Meta launched Threads in early July and as curious Instagram customers signed up for the brand new text-oriented service, it grew to 100 million users in simply 5 days. Nevertheless, customers shortly realized that this was a one-way avenue – when you activated a Threads account, the one solution to delete it was to delete your whole Instagram account. Was.
Head of Instagram Adam Mosseri introduced that this restriction has now been lifted. Customers who wish to stop Threads can go to Settings > Account > Delete or Deactivate Profile. Because the title suggests, this provides you the choice to quickly droop your account or to completely delete it. Both manner, your Instagram account is not going to be affected.
Meta just lately modified the way it exhibits Threads submit and so they now floor on different Meta platforms like Fb. The second change introduced in the present day is you can restrict this – head over to Settings > Privateness for that. Be aware that this solely applies to Fb and never Instagram, which can proceed to point out your Threads posts regardless.